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Movie Screening At Omniplex To Raise Funds For Cancer Charities

Movie Screening At Omniplex To Raise Funds For Cancer Charities

September 13, 2018 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW Irish movie will be screened at Tralee Omniplex next month to support Recovery Haven and Kerry Cancer Support. ‘For Molly’ tells the story of a young Irish couple ‘Evan and Laura’, engaged to be married and preparing for the arrival of their first child ‘Molly’ when a shock […]

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Launching the Recovery Haven 'Movember Challenge' were, in front; Mike Smith and Anthony Clifford. Seated is James Kelly. Back from left; Jamie Blake, Marketing Officer with Recovery Haven Marisa Reidy, Junior Locke, Siobhan McSweeney of Recovery Haven and Brian McCannon. Photo by Dermot Crean

Search For Volunteers For Recovery Haven’s ‘Movember Challenge’

September 12, 2018 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

CANCER support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, is calling on the men of the Kingdom to come together and show their support for its inaugural “100 Men/€100” Movember Challenge. The charity, which offers free, therapeutic support to almost 1,300 cancer patients across Kerry, is hoping to recruit 100 men to shave […]

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Members of the Recovery Haven Kerry team were thrilled to welcome Daniel O'Donnell to the centre on Saturday morning. L-R Noreen OFlaherty, Marisa Reidy, Siobhan MacSweeney, Marian Barnes, Eileen McKenna, Liz Mannix and Joe  Moynihan.

PHOTOS: Daniel O’Donnell Pays A Visit To Recovery Haven

August 13, 2018 at 5:13 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S not every day that your hard work gets the seal of approval from one of the country’s leading celebrities, but on Saturday morning renowned crooner Daniel O’Donnell was full of praise for the work of cancer support charity Recovery Haven Kerry, when he visited the centre while on a […]

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Setting off at the Jamie Wrenn/Mike Deane Memorial Walk on Saturday morning from the Aquadome. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Nice Day For A Walk Out West In Aid Of Recovery Haven

July 22, 2018 at 2:34 pm Comments are Disabled

THOUSANDS of euro was raised on Saturday as about 100 walkers took the road out west for the Jamie Wrenn/Mike Deane Memorial walk in aid of the Recovery Haven cancer support facility. This year’s event was the last after seven years of walks with have raised in excess of €95,000 for a […]

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Kayleigh Breen, Caroline McEnery and Niamh McCarthy a at the Don O'Neill Gala Dinner for Recovery Haven at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Style From Don O’Neill’s Gala Dinner In Ballyroe (Part 2)

July 21, 2018 at 2:40 pm Comments are Disabled

FRIDAY night was for fashion lovers at Ballyroe Heights Hotel as Don O’Neill held a Gala Dinner in aid of Recovery Haven cancer support facility. It was an amazing night of great food, wonderful style and lots of fun for the 380 guests. We brought you some photos of the […]

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Jean Leahy, Mary Cooper Turner, Siobhan Kennedy, Mary Woulfe, Catriona O'Connor at the Don O'Neill Gala Dinner for Recovery Haven at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fantastic Food And Fabulous Fashion At Don O’Neill’s Gala Dinner (Part 1)

July 21, 2018 at 1:34 pm 1 comment

IT was a night of fine food, fun and fabulous fashion at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night for the Don O’Neill Gala Dinner in aid of Recovery Haven. Renowned fashion designer Don and his husband Pascal Guillermie welcomed over 380 guests for the lavish dinner with a special […]

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Launching the walk in memory of Jamie Wrenn and Mike Dean were Maureen O'Brien, Marisa Reidy, Mary Lynch and Marian Barnes. Photo by Dermot Crean

Support The Final Jamie Wrenn/Mike Deane Memorial Walk For Recovery Haven

July 20, 2018 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

PEOPLE are invited to take part in a special event tomorrow for the final time. The organisers of the Jamie Wrenn/Mike Deane Memorial walk are calling on people to hit the road this Saturday morning at 10am from the Aquadome in aid of the Recovery Haven cancer support facility. This […]

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Maureen O'Brien of Recovery Haven with Eileen Whelan of Paco Tralee and Mary Lynch of the Jamie Wrenn/Mike Dean Memorial Walk at Paco on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Paco Raises Hundreds For Recovery Haven With Fashion/Coffee Morning

July 14, 2018 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

A FUNDRAISER in a town centre boutique raised around €370 for Recovery Haven yesterday in a great morning of fashion and fun. Paco held another one of their great coffee/fashion mornings on Friday and not only did they raise cash for Recovery Haven, but also raised awareness of the upcoming annual […]

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Roscommon Rose, Eimear Reynolds.

Roscommon Rose To Lead Choral Concert For Recovery Haven

June 11, 2018 at 2:36 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS year’s Roscommon Rose, Eimear Reynolds, will be visiting Kerry a little earlier than her fellow Roses this year as she heads up the 75-member Roscommon Solstice  Choir at a fundraising concert at Killarney Cathedral on Sunday, June 17. Eimear – the choir’s musical director and soloist – will lead […]

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Carol Barry, Tracy Bolger, host Dan Horan and Helen Geary at the table quiz in aid of Recovery Haven at Linnane's Bar on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Dan’s The Man Asking The Questions At Charity Quiz In Linnane’s

May 12, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout in Linnane’s Bar on Rock Street on Friday night for a table quiz in aid of Recovery Haven. Dan Horan of Horan’s Health Stores fame, who is well known for his work for local cancer charities, was the man who was asking the questions on […]

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Members of the Kerry Choral Union at the Celebration Of Light at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Choral Union Concert In Aid Of Recovery Haven

May 1, 2018 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Choral Union will host their much anticipated Spring Concert at St John’s Church, Ashe Street, Tralee on Sunday, May 13th at 7.30pm. Now an annual event, the wonderful concert of choral music will be conducted by Sharon Reidy and is being organised once again to raise vital funds for […]

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Don O'Neill (centre) will set the menu for an amazing four course dinner at Ballyroe Heights Hotel in July. Also pictured are General Manager of Ballyroe Heights Hotel Jonathan Collins, Fashion Stylist Orla Diffily, Marketing Officer with Recovery Haven, Marisa Reidy and Pascal Guillermie.

Don’s Tribute To His Mom On Night Of Fashion, Food And Incredible Prizes

April 11, 2018 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

FASHION Designer to the stars Don O’Neill, will return to his culinary past for one night only this July for what promises to be an unforgettable fundraising event in memory of his beloved mother, Mim O’Neill. Don, who trained as a chef before embarking on a stellar fashion career, has […]

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Table Quiz At O’Riada’s To Help Recovery Haven

Table Quiz At O’Riada’s To Help Recovery Haven

March 7, 2018 at 3:06 pm Comments are Disabled

RECOVERY Haven Kerry is calling on quiz buffs to put their brain power to the test this Friday night, March 9th when the charity hosts a fundraising quiz at O’Riada’s Bar in Ballymacelligot. The purpose of the event is to help raise vital funds for the busy cancer support house, […]

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Bridie Roche, Damien Roche and Richie Houlihan at the fundraiser in aid of Recovery Haven at Kirby's Brogue Inn on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Pancakes At The Brogue Fundraiser For Recovery Haven

February 14, 2018 at 9:15 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a stream of people into Kirby’s Brogue Inn all morning as people tucked into pancakes in aid of Recovery Haven. Fiona Kirby, husband Kevin and team served up free pancakes with every tea and coffee bought between 10am and 12 noon and patrons were invited to make a […]

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Recovery Haven To Hold Open Day This Weekend

Recovery Haven To Hold Open Day This Weekend

January 30, 2018 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

TO mark World Cancer Day this weekend, Recovery Haven Kerry will open its doors to the public this Saturday morning, February 3, to showcase the range of free services it offers to those affected by cancer. From 11am -1pm, the public are invited to visit the cancer support house at […]

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Recovery Haven Invitation To Switching On Of ‘Haven Of Light’ Christmas Tree

Recovery Haven Invitation To Switching On Of ‘Haven Of Light’ Christmas Tree

December 6, 2017 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

RECOVERY Haven Kerry is extending a warm invitation to their clients, volunteers and the general public to join them for the official switching on of their ‘Haven of Light’ Christmas Tree this Friday night, December 8, at 7.30pm. The symbolic event will take place at the charity’s cancer support house […]

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Recovery Haven To Hold Craft Fair In Shopping Centre This Weekend

Recovery Haven To Hold Craft Fair In Shopping Centre This Weekend

November 29, 2017 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Shopping centre will be oozing Christmas spirit this Saturday, December 2, as the town centre premises hosts the annual Recovery Haven Kerry Craft Fair. Management at the shopping centre on The Mall have offered to open up several empty units to facilitate this year’s craft fair – a hugely […]

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Anna Chute with Marisa Reidy, Marketing and PR Officer with Recovery Haven and Siobhan McSweeney, Manager of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Young Anna’s Wonderful Gesture Makes Its Mark At Recovery Haven

November 16, 2017 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

A YOUNG Tralee schoolgirl who wanted to add a little joy to those suffering from cancer has melted the hearts of a local charity with a selfless donation. Nine-year-old Anna Chute from The Spa made a selection of hand-made bookmarks and donated them to Recovery Haven Kerry, along with €20 […]

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Caroline McCarthy among the pamper packs to be distributed to Recovery Haven and Kerry Cancer Support Group.

Caroline Overwhelmed By Support For ‘Pamper Packs’ For Two Charities

October 26, 2017 at 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

A CASTLEISLAND woman has made an incredible gesture to cancer patients across Kerry during  Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October by putting together specialised care packs for clients of two Kerry cancer charities. Caroline McCarthy, a distributor of Forever Living natural, Aloe Vera personal care and beauty products,  sought the […]

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Recovery Haven To Host Pink Nails Coffee Morning

Recovery Haven To Host Pink Nails Coffee Morning

October 9, 2017 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

TO mark Breast Cancer Awareness month this October, Recovery Haven Kerry will host its annual Pink Nails Coffee Morning at its Tralee headquarters at 5 Haig’s Terrace on Thursday, October 19, from 11am -1.30pm. The fun event offers ladies the chance to have their nails painted free of charge by […]

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Lady Golfers Raise Funds For Recovery Haven

Lady Golfers Raise Funds For Recovery Haven

September 12, 2017 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

RECOVERY Haven were delighted with a visit by two members of Tralee Golf Club on Friday as they brought something special with them. The Lady Captain’s Charity Day was held recently out in Barrow and raised €1,585 for the Cancer Support House which was accepted by volunteers on behalf of the facility, […]

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Elizabeth Spring, Annette Spring, Linda Davis, Breda Loughlin and Ewan Davis at the Celebration of Light event on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Time To Reflect At ‘Celebration Of Light’

August 17, 2017 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… IT was an emotional evening for many at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Wednesday for the sixth annual Celebration of Light event in aid of Recovery Haven. Held in association with the Rose of Tralee […]

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At the fundraiser in Paco on The Mall on Friday were; Geraldine Sheehy, Carole Dooley, Margaret McKenna, Audrey Moran, Christine McAuliffe, Eileen Whelan, Sheila Kennedy, Mary Lynch, Sheila Sayers and Dermot Crowley. Photo by Dermot Crean

Paco Holds Fashion/Coffee Morning For Charity

July 1, 2017 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

A COFFEE/FASHION morning was held at a popular Tralee shop for a great cause on Friday. Eileen Whelan of Paco on The Mall organised the event to raise awareness of the annual Jamie Wrenn/Mike Deane walk from Tralee to Castlegregory which takes place on July 22 and  has already raised […]

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Sheila and Noel Hartnett (second and third from right) present at cheque at the Recovery Haven Open Day and Corporate Launch on Friday afternoon. Also included are, from left; Siobhan McSweeney, Marian Barnes and Maureen O'Brien of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Thousands Of Euro Presented At Recovery Haven Corporate Launch And Open Day

May 21, 2017 at 12:31 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a very busy day in Recovery Haven on Friday as they hosted an Open Day and Corporate Launch at Killerisk. Special guests on the day were Dr Eddie Murphy of Operation Transformation and patrons Mr Dick Spring and Dr Edmond Harty, while Aidan O’Mahony also made an appearance.   […]

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21/03/2017. FREE TO USE IMAGES. Energia Get Ireland Growing Fund. Pictured are winner Kerry Recovery Haven, from left, Alison Canavan Wellness Coach, Kenneth Reynolds, Karen O'Donohoe GIY and Amy OíShaughnessy from Energia at the presentation of the ëEnergia Get Ireland Growing Fundí celebration. GIY and Energia are supporting community projects all across the country to the tune of Ä70,000, today (March 21sT) community and voluntary organisations have been granted funds to start or further develop a community food-growing project in their area. Picture: Patrick Browne


2017 ëEnergia Get Ireland Growingí fund awards grants of Ä70,000 to projects across 31 counties in Ireland

 

The Energia Get Ireland Growing Fund run by GIY (Grow It Yourself) in partnership with Energia today (March 21st) awards a fund of Ä70,000 to food growing projects by community groups, schools and not-for-profit organisations all across the country.

 

The teams behind 85 community projects are today all being granted with funds for their unique plans. Groups from Kerry to Donegal and beyond will be presented with their funding amounts ranging from Ä500 to Ä2,000.

 

Projects set for support include a grow garden for the Irish Wheelchair Association Centre in Carlow, the provision of tools and seeds for the Horticulture course at the Ballymun Adult Read and Write Scheme, project funding for a community garden initiative for the South Inner City Community Development Association supporting residents of the Liberties, a food growing project for Galway Simonís new Residential Service ëTuÌ Bhrianí in Galway City which currently caters for youths aged 18 to 25 years of age. In Monaghan a funding award goes to Youth Work Ireland in Clones; they plan to use a derelict piece of land behind their youth cafe to build a vegetable patch. In Kerry a funding award goes to the Recovery Haven ñ Organic Fruit and Veg Garden Club, the team behind the Recovery Haven Kerry Cancer

Three Tralee-Based Community Projects Receive Funding

March 23, 2017 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

  THREE Tralee-based groups will benefit from funding as part of the Get Ireland Growing Fund run by GIY (Grow It Yourself) in partnership with Energia. There are 85 winners of the grants nationally from a fund of €70,000. Rath Oraigh Childcare (€500), TIRC Women Group (€1,000) and Recovery Haven (€2,000) in Tralee will […]

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Miriam, Aisling and Breda Murphy with Sarah Wilson at the 'Valentines With A Difference' event in aid of Recovery Haven at The Rose Hotel on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Valentines Night Sellout Event For Recovery Haven

February 15, 2017 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a wonderful night of food and entertainment at The Rose Hotel for the ‘Valentines With A Difference’ event. Hosted by Recovery Haven, it was a sellout event with around 200 people paying just €30 a head for the a great evening. The event was aimed at couples and friends, looking for something different […]

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John Healy, Jennifer Healy, Claire Ali and Caroline Bulman at a table quiz in aid of Recovery Haven on Thursday night at Kirbys Brogue Inn. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Table Quiz Held At Brogue In Aid Of Recovery Haven

January 28, 2017 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was poor weather on Thursday night but there was fun in the warmth of Kirbys Brogue Inn for a table quiz for a great cause. There was a hamper and loads of spot prizes up for grabs at the quiz in aid of Recovery Haven. It was the latest […]

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At the presentation of a cheque for €4,300 from the Greyhound Bar Golf Society to Recovery Haven were, front from left; Mervyn Griffin, Maureen O'Brien of Recovery Haven, John O'Connell and Aidan O'Connor. Back from left; Colm Sheehy, Francie Roche, Timmy Barrett, Phil Murphy, Richard Barry and Eddie Wall. Photo by Dermot Crean

Greyhound Golfers Raise Thousands For Recovery Haven

January 21, 2017 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

THEY love their golf down in the Greyhound Bar and they put it to good use last year with their fundraising activities. Their Golf Society has a great history of helping out local charities and for the last couple of years the Recovery Haven has been a beneficiary. Their activities […]

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Patricia Glavin (left) and Deirdre Power (third left) from St Margaret's Boxing Club present the cheque for €700 to Dermot Crowley, Maureen O'Brien, Phil Stack and Kenneth Reynolds accepting on behalf of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Boxing Night Raises Funds For Recovery Haven

December 22, 2016 at 9:02 am Comments are Disabled

AN entertaining night of boxing at the The Ashe Hotel last November raised €700 for Recovery Haven. Organised by St Margaret’s Boxing Club, the ‘Fight Night’ event on November 19 saw members of the club and others taking to the ring, with two of the bouts even being contested blindfolded. Continued below… There were 14 keenly contested fights […]

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At the presentation of a cheque for €1,857 to Recovery Haven from Halfords Tralee were; Dermot Crowley, Recovery Haven; Lisa Martin, Halfords; Bernie Bartlett Maher, Manager of Halfords Tralee; Diane Bartlett Maher, Halfords; Kenneth Reynolds and Jacinta Bradley, Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Halfords Birthday Celebrations Gives Christmas Cheer To Recovery Haven

December 20, 2016 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE Recovery Haven received a nice Christmas present of €1,857 this week after staff of a business in Manor West held a fundraiser earlier this month. Halfords were celebrating 10 years in Manor West on December 11 and to mark it they decided to raise funds for a local charity. […]

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